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Experience Amish Country in Person
We’ve grouped the BEST of Amish Country into FAMs that pack in the fun!
Plus, these FAMs help you experience this destination YOUR way to meet YOUR clients needs. You’ll want to get signed up right now – they fill up quickly!
3 easy steps to participate in an Amish Country Tour Planner FAM tour:
Group Heartland Travel Showcase 2nd Post FAM
Get a taste of Amish Country after your Luck of the Irish tour by extending your post-Heartland South Bend FAM! We’re right next door but world’s away. This Northern Indiana regional extension is popular for hub & spoke tours that groups love and you’ll leave recharged and relaxed. Dates: March 2 (evening) to March 4, 2020
Customized One-on-One Mystery & History of Northern Indiana FAM Tour
See and learn how Mae West and an RV impacted the 1930’s movie industry. See Indiana’s largest Norman Rockwell collection. Revel in the majesty of a Beaux-Arts mansion that “Alka-Seltzer built”. You’ll be amazed at the stories, admire the beauty, and learn how Elkhart County’s history has impacted our nation.
Customized One-on-One Active Amish Country FAM Tour
For the outdoor adventure group leader, this FAM features bicycling on the 13-mile Pumpkinvine Nature Trail, canoeing on the Elkhart River, and kayaking on Fidlers Pond combined with craft beer, local wine, and tasty food.
Group FAM Experiencing Amish Country Backroads & Heritage Trail of Northern Indiana
90 scenic miles, 7 cities and towns, 3 nights equal an EXCEPTIONALLY AWESOME group tour itinerary! Tour the award-winning Heritage Trail designated by LIFE magazine as one of the Top 40 scenic drives in the
nation exploring the third largest Amish area in the nation. Travel backroads and discover hidden gems, hands-on fun and meet artists and entrepreneurs offering one-of-a-kind products. Enjoy theatre and eat until your stuffed from heaping bowls and brimming platters. You’ll gain insight and perhaps a new perspective of these peace-loving people on this FAM tour. Dates: May 4 to May 7, 2020
Group FAM Experiencing Quilt Gardens & Midwest Quilt Fest Extravaganza
Two states, two destinations, four nights equal ONE AMAZING group tour itinerary!
Start in Amish Country with the ABA “Best of the Best” Quilt Gardens along the Heritage Trail featuring 16 giant gardens planted in the shape of quilt patterns and over 1 million blooms. Delight in Amish quilting bees, quilt shop hops, garden center tours, hands-on classes, demos, Amish in-home meals and theatre. Then travel a short 2.5 hour drive north to Grand Rapids, Michigan for the annual American Quilters Society AQS QuiltWeek
showcasing a series of workshops from some of the top talents in the quilt industry PLUS a giant Merchandise Mall. Enjoy the history found inside the Gerald R. Ford Presidential Museum and then delight in the scenic
evening dinner & Grand River river cruise. Experience the beauty of nature in the impressive Frederick Meijer Gardens in the morning before departing after lunch for home. Dates: August 17 to August 21, 2020
* This FAM is hosted by both the Amish Country of Northern Indiana CVB and the Experience Grand Rapids CVB.